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Discover Scuba Diving-The amazing sensation of another world that will transform your life in as little as one hour, your satisfaction guaranteed! If you are:- an adventure seeker- nature lover- adrenaline hound- ocean affecionados- honeymooners- dad and mom with kids over 10 yrs oldYou will go on the ride of your life, weightless without gravity. You are an explorer, an underwater pilot, and marine life observer all rolled into one SCUBA. SCUBA = Self Contained Underwater Breathing ApparatusScuba diving is a life-changing event in another element. You are in another world. You are able to breathing submerged and move around in three dimensions. Interacting with beautifully colored marine life up close. You are the aquarium.Florida is the third largest barrier reef in the world and the largest living reef in North America. Scuba diving south Florida and beach going over 900 miles of shoreline make for the best vacation and lifestyle in the worldYour Scuba Instructor is Laura Parke. She is a Registered Nurse and Native of Miami Florida. Having Scuba Certified over 800 people with happiness and joy. Serving in her 10th year as a full time Master Scuba Diving Instructor and Trainer. Go to the phone now to make a reservation. Always pool training first and weather permitting for your ultimate safety and well-being.Only Scuba Expert Instructor that guarantees a happy and joyous scuba diving experience or your money back!
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Reviewed November 22, 2018

It is difficult to rate my experience with just one mark. I was very excited to learn, Laura was a great teacher, but circumstances (inappropriate gear, miscommunication etc) left me with a decision to stop pursuing this wonderful sport and ask for refund... This is...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Laura Parke the owner and instructor is awesome I’ve had Laura provide all of my training for certifications through Rescue and including a refresher Laura is a thorough but easy going instructor who not only teaches the Diving basics but everything surrounding the dive experience...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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LauraParke, Owner at Private Scuba Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Hi Peter: Thank you so much for coming back to me and referring your friends and family. I appreciate your relationship and continued support. Look forward to continuing our diving together.

Reviewed July 22, 2017

I went scuba diving in the Keys with a different company 2 days prior to my dive with Laura. I didn't know much about scuba diving and thought my first experience was great, until I went with Laura. She is remarkable at what she does...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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LauraParke, Owner at Private Scuba Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded July 28, 2018

Wow, thank you so much for the kind words of appreciation and support. I appreciate that you appreciate all the things you mentioned and articulated so well. It was such a pleasure to have you a Nate as clients. We did have some good laughs...More

Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

I've had and have the pleasure diving with Laura now for many moons and suns!!! Never a dull moment to say the least. Many dives, many certifications and all great memories! I had my computers and back up hard drives stolen in 2014 along with...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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LauraParke, Owner at Private Scuba Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

Thank you Daniel for your kind review. I appreciate you and your continued business. We have had any amazing dive experiences and its just icing on the cake to continue to see you and know you out of the water too. Thank you for referring...More

Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

I obtained my PADI basic open water in 2011. Have been diving 10 times since then, but hadn't gone in over 2 years. Asked Laura to take me out for a refresher dive and it was my best one yet! She was very professional and...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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LauraParke, Owner at Private Scuba Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

Hi Osvaldo: Thank you so much for coming Sunday morning. I am so happy you were able to find me and experience diving at its best from Hollywood Beach. Thank you for your attentiveness to my tips and as a result you now can get...More

Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

I have peen PADI certified for under a year. Unfortunately, when you live in a land locked state your dive options are limited. Although my original instructors were great, I still felt unsure about my scuba skills. After researching private tours I came across Laura...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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LauraParke, Owner at Private Scuba Lessons, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2017

Thank you so much for coming out and trusting me with our time together underwater. I am so glad you were happy and felt more confident. I loved hearing that you are excited for more scuba diving and I hope that you will be back...More

Reviewed August 18, 2015

Laura is a life changer. I was certified over 30 years ago, and only dove once or twice since then. My most recent dive was five years ago, and in all honesty, I wasn't that confident in my abilities. I decided to spend a 3...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

Wow....Laura is amazing. She is so professional and incredibly knowledgeable. She taught my two young children how to snorkel and took care of them like they were her own children. We can't wait to all get Scuba lessons from her.

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Ilovekm
Reviewed March 8, 2014

Laura's knowledge and experience is what I was looking for. I would recommend her if you are wanting to learn to scuba...

Date of experience: November 2013
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Reviewed August 31, 2013

I found Laura via her YouTube videos. I had one prior experience with snorkeling in which I was overcome by great anxiety in my attempt to begin snorkeling. Because of that, I chose to take advantage of the private lessons Laura offers. Laura worked with...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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